Calle Ocho over the years
Compiled by Marian Liu, SouthFlorida.com
The Little Havana affair, also called Carnaval Miami, has packed streets year after year. Past performers include Pitbull, Gloria Estefan and Celia Cruz. This year the fest falls on Sunday, March 9, and features Daddy Yankee and Sean Paul. For more information, go to carnavalmiami.com.
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A large crowd of people walk on 8th Street( ROBERTO SCHMIDT / AFP/Getty Images / March 12, 2007 )
Miami, UNITED STATES: A large crowd of people walk on 8th street during the "Calle Ocho Festival" 11 March 2007. Hundreds of thousands of people partcipated in the 23 block long street party billed as the nation's largest street festival. AFP PHOTO/ Roberto SCHMIDT (Photo credit should read ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)